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For the fourth year in a row, Berlin has topped the table of the 31 best European cities for real estate investment and development in 2018, according to a forecast published by the Urban Land Institute and PwC. more

7 Dec 2017 10:00 Markets

Michael Schneider - IntReal International Real Estate

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After a lengthy period in the doldrums, the market for German closed-end property AIFs has been making a steady return to its traditional growth path. Figures published by the Deutsche Bundesbank... more

6 Dec 2017 10:00 Markets

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JLL’s VICTOR index, which tracks prime offices in Germany, grew by 2.3% in the third quarter to 173.6 points, JLL announced this month. However, despite the increase, prices continue to plateau, according to the agency. Some markets fared better... more

1 Dec 2017 10:00 Markets

Berlin Shining

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Despite the looming threat of entering a new year with no coalition government in place, Germany is poised for a strong 2018, real estate experts say. However, the failure of Angela Merkel’s CDU party to form a coalition government two months... more

28 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets

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Sentiment among German lenders has reached an annual high, in a sign that lenders are moving towards 2018 in a positive mood, according to the latest BF.Quarterly Barometer published this month. more

27 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets


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Housing subsidies need to become ‘fit for the future‘, particularly given that the number of people dependant on them is on the rise, according to Germany’s Federal Statistical Office this month. more

21 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets

Real estate residential expert

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As has now become almost tradition, Engel & Volkers Investment Consulting hosted a lively discussion at the recent Expo REAL in Munich – this time dealing with the German residential market, and how investors are approaching the market after... more

17 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets

Commercial Property

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Commercial real estate stocks in Germany are outstripping their residential counterparts, according to a survey published this month by Hamburg-based Kirchhoff Consult. more

10 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets


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Drones are the new black in real estate. Everyone wants one so it is no surprise that, for some companies, they are starting to become indispensable. Allianz X, the venture unit of insurer Allianz Group, is so committed to using drones that it... more

6 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets

Alexander Tannenbaum - Universal-Investment

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German institutional investors have lost interest in the Asia-Pac region, according to German fund manager Universal-Investment’s fifth annual survey published this month. more

2 Nov 2017 10:00 Markets